category: postcolonial

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable (9/30/09; NEMLA 4/7/10-4/11/10)

full name / name of organization: 
Rachel Greenwald Smith
contact email: 
rgs@bu.edu

Literary Studies and the Affective Turn Roundtable

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) Dissertation Fellowship - Due Friday, December 18, 2009

full name / name of organization: 
African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) Program, Boston College
contact email: 
aads@bc.edu

Boston College’s African and African Diaspora Studies Program (AADS) is proud to announce the inaugural year of its dissertation fellowship competition.

[UPDATE] Redefining Masculinity in 20th-Century British Popular Fiction and Culture; Deadline: Sep. 30, 2009.

full name / name of organization: 
NEMLA 2010
contact email: 
Tonya Moutray McArthur at mcartt@sage.edu

This panel will examine redefinitions of masculinity that challenge and intersect with global and national relations.

UPDATE--CFRP--Mothering and Migration Conference

full name / name of organization: 
Association for Reseach on Mothering
contact email: 
arm@yorku.ca

CALL FOR PAPERS

Association for Research on Mothering (ARM) and the University of Puerto Rico are hosting a conference on

Mothering and Migration:

"Hogar, Dulce Hogar": An Exploration...of “Home" 9/21 Toronto 6-9 October 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Latin American Studies Association (LASA)
contact email: 
YLouis@slc.edu, mquintanales@earthlink.net

Topic: “Hogar, Dulce Hogar”: An Exploration into the Latin American/Latino Conceptualization and Experience of “Home"

Myth & Fairy Tale Pop Culture

full name / name of organization: 
Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
contact email: 
eng_smm@shsu.edu

Myth and Fairy Tale Call for Papers

Abstract/Proposals by 15 December 2009

Southwest/Texas Popular & American Culture Associations 31st Annual Conference
Albuquerque, NM February 10-13 2010

[UPDATE] K'zoo 2010: Mystical Bridges to Postmodernity: Toward a Critical Theology?

full name / name of organization: 
OMELS (Oregon Medieval English Literature Students)
contact email: 
tasay@uoregon.edu

We still have space available on the panel for any interested.

Call for Papers
45th International Congress on Medieval Studies
May 13-16, 2010

Afro-Caribbean Literature (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
CEA
contact email: 
Lbarr2@uky.edu

Call for Papers, Afro-Caribbean Literature at CEA 2010
Annual Conference | March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas
Sheraton Gunter Hotel; 209 East Houston Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

Call for Registrations: Africans in Europe in the Long Twentieth Century: Transnationalism, Translation and Transfer

full name / name of organization: 
School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies, University of Liverpool, UK
contact email: 
c.laucht@liv.ac.uk

AFRICANS IN EUROPE IN THE LONG TWENTIETH CENTURY: TRANSNATIONALISM, TRANSLATION AND TRANSFER

School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies
University of Liverpool
30-31 October 2009

British Society for Literature and Science 2010 Conference

full name / name of organization: 
British Society for Literature and Science
contact email: 
bsls@northumbria.ac.uk

CALL FOR PAPERS

The 5th annual conference of the British Society for Literature and Science will take place at Northumbria University in Newcastle, UK on 8-10 April 2010.

U.S. Latino/a Literary Culture (11/1/2009; CEA 3/25-27/2010)

full name / name of organization: 
College English Association
contact email: 
Karen Madison <cea.english@gmail.com>


U.S. Latino/a Literary Culture at CEA 2010

College English Association Conference
March 25-27, 2010 | San Antonio, Texas

Sheraton Gunter Hotel
209 East Houston Street

Nightmare - UCL English Graduate Conference March 2010

full name / name of organization: 
Department of English, University College London/Institute of English Studies, University of London
contact email: 
nightmareconference10@googlemail.com

The 2010 Ucl English Graduate Society Conference seeks to address ideas of nightmare, in all their myriad forms.

NeMLA 2010--Whose Africa?: Representations of Africa in Contemporary African and Diasporic Literature

full name / name of organization: 
John Hyland & Minna Niemi / University at Buffalo
contact email: 
jhyland@buffalo.edu; mjniemi@buffalo.edu

The global imaginary is marked by a long history of claims made to Africa by a range of western writers and thinkers as disparate as Hegel and Conrad.

Call for Papers

full name / name of organization: 
The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies
contact email: 
philitsociety@gmail.com

The Society for Philosophy and Literary Studies, Kathmandu, Nepal, and its reviewed “Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry,” seeks articles in a wide range of philosophical/theoret

[UPDATE] Rhetoric, Rights, and Transatlantic Modernist Fiction

full name / name of organization: 
Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
contact email: 
charlotte.nunes@gmail.com

41st Anniversary Convention, Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA)
April 7-11, 2010
Montreal, Quebec - Hilton Bonaventure

Thinking Gender 2010

full name / name of organization: 
UCLA'S Center for the Study of Women
contact email: 
thinkinggender@women.ucla.edu

CALL FOR PAPERS

THE UCLA CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF WOMEN
announces
THE TWENTIETH ANNUAL GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH CONFERENCE
2010 Thinking Gender
Friday, February 5, 2010
UCLA FACULTY CENTER

Call for Book Reviews

full name / name of organization: 
Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities
contact email: 
editor@rupkatha.com

Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities: an Online Open Access E-Journal (ISSN 0975–2935) is looking for publishers and authors who are interested in getting their books reviewed

International Journal of Academic Research

full name / name of organization: 
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
contact email: 
edit@ijar.lit.az

Dear colleagues!

[UPDATE] Extended Deadline!! - Sigma Tau Delta's Student Conference on Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition

full name / name of organization: 
Sigma Tau Delta, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
contact email: 
xialpha.utc.conference@gmail.com

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Sigma Tau Delta – Xi Alpha Chapter announce an extended submission deadline for The Second Annual Graduate and Undergraduate Student Conference

'BHARAT BRITAIN: South Asians Making Britain 1870-1950'; 13/14 September 2010, British Library Conference Centre, London

full name / name of organization: 
AHRC Project 'Making Britain: South Asian Visions of Home and Abroad, 1870-1950', Open University, Oxford University, Kings College, London
contact email: 
f.c.stadtler@open.ac.uk

In what ways did South Asians impact on Britain’s cultural and political life between 1870 and 1950?

Call for Movie Reviews - Jura Gentium Cinema

full name / name of organization: 
www.jgcinema.org
contact email: 
f.dellucchese@gmail.com

The journal “Jura Gentium Cinema” (www.jgcinema.org) is seeking reviews (between 5000 and 10000 words) for the following movies:

Precipitate Literary and Visual Arts Journal Seeking Submissions for Winter Issue: October 31st deadline

full name / name of organization: 
Precipitate Journal
contact email: 
info@precipitatejournal.com
  • As a literary and visual arts journal, Precipitate aims to better understand how language and art act as interpretive devices for an external world that is simultaneously present and absent, rivet
  • CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    full name / name of organization: 
    Max Haiven
    contact email: 
    haivenmf@mcmaster.ca

    CFP Affinities #4 – What is Radical Imagination: Horizons beyond “The Crisis”

    Edited by Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven

    Debating African Literature: Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo

    full name / name of organization: 
    Maik Nwosu & Obiwu
    contact email: 
    mnwosu@du.edu & obiwu1@gmail.com

    Debating African Literature (Book in Honor of Professor Michael J. C. Echeruo) - Call for Papers

    2nd Global Conference: Culture, Politics, Ethics (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    cpe2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Culture, Politics, Ethics

    Friday 12th March - Sunday 14th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    MP Journal: seeking submission for Winter 09 issue on Women and Families

    full name / name of organization: 
    MPJournal: an Online Feminist Journal, www.academinist.org/mp
    contact email: 
    Lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

    Women and Families: MP Journal is seeking academic papers, book reviews and other well written inquiries on the subject of women and families.

    2nd Global Conference: Ethics in Public Life (March 2010: Salzburg, Austria)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Dr Rob Fisher/Inter-Disciplinary.Net
    contact email: 
    epl2@inter-disciplinary.net

    2nd Global Conference
    Ethics in Public Life

    Monday 15th March - Wednesday 17th March 2010
    Salzburg, Austria

    Call for Papers

    CFP: "Thresholds of Utopia/Dystopia" - A Special Issue of Interdisciplinary Humanities - Fall 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Interdisciplinary Humanities by Humanities Education Research Association
    contact email: 
    davidahatch@live.com

    Guest Editor: Dr. David A. Hatch, Utah Valley University

    Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    College English Association (NYCEA sponsored)
    contact email: 
    jpestin5@naz.edu

    Call for Papers: Human Rights and Literature: Representing the Struggle (11/1/2009, 3/25-27/2010) NYCEA sponsored at CEA 2010
    Body:

    Mysterious Things (11/1/09; 3/4-6/09)

    full name / name of organization: 
    Ashley Hetrick / Graduate Symposium on the History of Women and Gender
    contact email: 
    hetrick2@illinois.edu

    The Executive Committee of the Eleventh Annual Graduate Symposium on Women’s and Gender History at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is pleased to announce this call for papers.

    The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)forming Identities, February 19-20, 2010

    full name / name of organization: 
    Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium
    contact email: 
    southwestegs@gmail.com

    Arizona State University’s Southwest English Graduate Symposium (SWEGS) announces a call for papers for the Spring 2010 conference entitled “The Politics of Consumption: (Re)presenting and (Trans)

    9th International Conference on Women’s Studies

    full name / name of organization: 
    Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) - Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
    contact email: 
    jornadamujer@filol.ucm.es

    The Departments of Anglo-American Philology I and II (Linguistics and Literature) wish to announce their 9th International Conference on Women’s Studies, and invite you to submit papers on the topic

    Redefining Masculinity in 20th-Century British Popular Fiction and Culture; (9/30/09; 4/7-11/2010)

    full name / name of organization: 
    NEMLA 2010
    contact email: 
    mcartt@sage.edu

    This panel will examine redefinitions of masculinity that challenge and intersect with global and national relations.

    [UPDATE] CFP: “(En)Gendering the Black Atlantic: Diasporic Bodies and Identities in Contemporary Women’s Performance Art". Edite

    full name / name of organization: 
    Liamar Durán Almarza -Universidad de Oviedo (Spain)
    contact email: 
    black.atlantic.collection@gmail.com; duranemilia@uniovi.es

    Call for submissions

    Abstract deadline extended to October 15th, 2009.

    [UPDATE] Cultures of Recession Graduate Conference, Nov. 20 & 21

    full name / name of organization: 
    Cultures of Recession, Program in Literature, Duke University
    contact email: 
    culturesofrecession@gmail.com

    Cultures of Recession
    An Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference Hosted by The Program in Literature, Duke University
    November 20 & 21, 2009
    http://www.duke.edu/~gc24/culturesofrecession.html
    NEW DEADLINE: September 15, 2009

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